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SSA Awards 2014

These awards will be presented at the Society's 2015 Annual Meeting in Pasadena, California in April. Thorne Lay honored by Seismological Society of America UC Santa Cruz professor has advanced understanding of deep Earth, earthquake processes and nuclear test monitoring SSA honors Victor Tsai with Charles F. Richter Early Career Award

SSA Awards 2013

These awards will be presented at the Society's 2014 Annual Meeting in Anchorage, Alaska in April. Pioneering geologist Kerry Sieh awarded top honor in seismology Vedran Lekic honored with Richter Early Career Award

New SRL Editor

Zhigang Peng named editor-in-chief of Seismological Research Letters

SSA Awards

Seismological Society of America awards top honor to James R. Rice Volcano seismologist Randall White honored for public service, saving lives Civil engineer Katsuichiro Goda honored by Seismological Society of America
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